UC Libraries offers search tools and subject databases that you can use to find sources for your research project/assignment.These tools are an organized system with advanced search capabilities using limiters/filters and include options to email and cite.
Summon is a multidisciplinary search tool for finding articles (e.g. scholarly peer review, magazine, news), ebooks, streaming media, and more.
For targeted searching in a specific subject area (e.g. Sociology).
Remember: login via Off Campus Access (go to Off Campus Access page on this guide)
Important: Once You Find Potential Sources
Take a critical look at the source to determine quality of the information as well as appropriateness for your research project/assignment. Keep in mind that not every source is the best one to use, even if it's on the research topic. The following page on this guide can help -- Evaluate Info.
Identifying keywords from your research question can help you build better searches in Summon, library databases, and Google so you get more focused results. Find more Summon search tips on the UC Libraries Summon Help guide.
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